A Global Top 5 TV Manufacturer Selects Espial to Power Next Generation Smart TVs

OTTAWA, May 28, 2014 /CNW/ - Espial, a leader in on-demand TV software and solutions, today announced that a leading smart TV manufacturer, ranked globally in the top 5, has signed a contract to license the Espial TV Browser for deployment in Internet-connected Smart TVs. Espial TV Browser provides a rich HTML5 platform for high performance, exceptional user experiences and rich support for a wide variety of HTML5 apps including Hulu, YouTube and Amazon.

Deployment from this major Smart TV manufacturer customer will begin in late 2014 or early 2015 in select regions.

"Espial continues to innovate in delivering next generation technologies, user experience and applications for Smart TVs, set-top boxes and companion devices like smartphones and tablets" said Jaison Dolvane, CEO, Espial.  "We are excited to be selected for deployment with another top consumer electronic brand. This win reinforces our industry and technology leadership"

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About Espial (www.espial.com)

Espial is a leading supplier of digital TV and IPTV software and solutions to cable MSOs and telecommunications operators as well as consumer electronics manufacturers. Espial's middleware, video-on-demand, and browser products power a diverse range of pay-TV and Internet TV business models. Over 35 million licenses of its patented software are in use across the world. Espial is headquartered in Ottawa, Canada and has offices in the United States, Europe, and Asia. Visit www.espial.com or contact via phone at +1 613 230 4770.

 

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